This list reviews the 2013 fiscal year sales results for the companies represented and, for many, sales were relatively flat. Some notable companies even went backwards in 2013, and its no surprise based on variables like confusing regulations, unemployment, and the October government shutdown. With the right tools and resources, some of these companies will have every opportunity to achieve lift-off.
Results for the month included 2 percentage...
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DNV GL's unveiling of its concept for a unmanned, battery-powered short sea vessel opens the door for shipping in the form of sea drones.
Philip K. Asherman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Chicago Bridge and Iron Company (CB&I), is accepting a two-year term.
Both the August and July drops in overall import prices were driven by lower fuel prices.
Croc Blog and Maxxeon Inc. join the buying group's industrial and contractor supplies distributors.
Motor vehicles accounted for roughly half of the August increase. Buying also picked up at restaurants and for furniture, electronics, sporting goods and building materials.
The new hardware will provide cost savings, higher productivity, and unprecedented efficiencies.
Innovative machines will enable customers greater flexibility in dispensing products, economizing shop floor space, and protecting assets.
United Stationers Supply Co has signed an agreement to acquire MEDCO, a United States wholesaler of automotive aftermarket tools and supplies, and its affiliates.
The total was down 1.1 percent from June’s total but up 1.5 percent from July 2013.
A few practical low-tech steps can significantly improve the chances of distributors protecting their business secrets or other valuable confidential information.
Honorees will be recognized at the 2014 NSC Congress & Expo on Sept. 16 in San Diego.
Wholesaler's revenue increase of 0.4 percent from June matched the gain from this past May, while the inventory increase was the smallest gain since July 2013.
Just why pay has been so weak and when it might strengthen are key issues for the Federal Reserve in deciding when to raise interest rates.
Highlights of the MC Machinery booth #B-1925will be the new NXF-4000 fiber laser, the eX CO2 laser, and several large-bed press brakes.
The OEO “EZ Led Tube” is a direct-replacement LED tube light for legacy fluorescent bulbs.
The Insole is ideal for contractors, construction and renovation environments where protection from sharp objects such as shards of glass, metal, and nails is important.
SKF, a leading global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, and lubrication systems, recently acquired GLOi and Hofmann Engineering North America to boost its service capabilities.
U.S. regular gasoline prices in August were 12 cents below the July average and are projected to decline to an average of $3.18 per gallon in December.
The Ingersoll Rand Compressed Air Systems and Services team has helped Nestlé reduce costs, increase productivity, and understand their energy issues.